Us revolver

Discussion in 'Technical Questions & Information' started by cathiecarnahan@gmail, Oct 10, 2012.

  1. cathiecarnahan@gmail

    cathiecarnahan@gmail New Member

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    Oct 10, 2012
    I found this gun in my step grandmothers jewelry box serial number on the bottom of the trigger 36418. I am wondering first how old it is, does it have a safety and what caliber is it. Also the trigger is very hard to pull back is that normal for this fire arm or is it simply a matter of a good cleaning and oiling?
     

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  2. cathiecarnahan@gmail

    cathiecarnahan@gmail New Member

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    Oct 10, 2012
    Just got the serial number from under the handle it isd86418
     

  3. fuzebox40

    fuzebox40 Active Member

    Mar 29, 2010
    Apple Valley, Ca.
    Last known serial number with letter code D is D55850 so I'll assume the 8 is actually a 3 like you first indicated. S.N. "D36418" equates to year 1926.
    Like most revolvers the safety is simply not pulling the trirgger.
    Welcome to TFF.
     
  4. BETH

    BETH Well-Known Member

    Jul 10, 2009
    naugatuck,Ct.
    please make sure it is not loaded
     
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